Egyptian Islamists vow more protests

CAIRO (AP) — More unrest is feared in Egypt where supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi vow to defy a state of emergency wi…

Today in History

Today is Saturday, Aug. 17, the 229th day of 2013. There are 136 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On August 17, 1943, th…

Vietnam frees dissident on appeal

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — A Vietnamese appeals court overturned a six-year prison sentence against a dissident and halved the jail term of anoth…